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Wild & Scenic Film Festival in Cambridge

November 13, 2015




MRC is partnering with Cambridge Main Street to bring our film festival to Cambridge!

The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is a call-to-action that transforms film-goers into committed activists dedicated to saving our increasingly threatened planet. We show environmental and adventure films that illustrate the Earth’s beauty, the challenges facing our planet, and the work communities around the world are doing to protect the environment.

For the first time, MRC, in partnership with Cambridge Main Street and Dorchester Citizens for Planned Growth (DCPG), will host a program in Cambridge on Friday, November 13 at 7 pm at the Dorchester Center for the Arts, located at 321 High Street.



Noted artists Tom Horton and David Harp will be our guest speakers for both events, and will provide a reading and photography show from their upcoming book, Choptank Odyssey: Celebrating a Great Chesapeake River.





Beautiful-Swimmers-Revisited-Film-Team-left-to-right-Tom-Horton-Sandy-Cannon-Brown-and-David-Harp-300x200They will also introduce a trailer of Beautiful Swimmers Revisited, the documentary they are making with noted filmmaker Sandy Cannon- Brown. This is a 40th anniversary retrospective on William Warner’s 1976 Pulitzer Prize winning book Beautiful Swimmers: Watermen, Crabs and the Chesapeake Bay.

This event will also present an hour-long program of short adventure and environmental films. Enjoy dinner out on the town and then join us for dessert as well as a cash bar featuring beer from RAR Brewing in Cambridge and select wines.

To purchase tickets . . .

Online: cambridgemainstreet.com

In person: Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce (528 Poplar Street), Dorchester County Visitor Center (2 Rosehill Place), or Katie Mae’s Country Shoppe (516 Poplar Street).

If you can’t make it to the Cambridge event, please consider coming to our gala event at the Avalon Theatre in Easton on November 20.

For more information, please contact Sarah Boynton at sarah@midshoreriverkeeper.org or 443.385.0511.


November 13, 2015
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